Former Tiger helps Jets secure playoff spot

New York's Brad Smith, right, scores a touchdown past Cincinnati's Leon Hall as celebrating quarterback Mark Sanchez approaches during the second quarter Sunday's game at Giants Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.

Brad Smith rushes for 92 yards in the team's season finale.

Columbia College women's basketball wins 11th straight

Columbia College men's basketball loses to Graceland

Adaptive sports teams help athletes with developmental disorders

Shawna Fitzpatrick is an athlete on the Columbia adapted sports volleyball team. Her involvement has had a positive impact in her life and helped her develop physically and socially.

Lifetime of Cape Girardeau man's art on display

Lou Varro, at 92, has displayed a rare combination of both talent and longevity as an artist, according to Erin Schloss, director at the Aartful Rose Gallery in Cape Girardeau. Varro is currently the featured artist at this art gallery.

Jefferson City man gets two months for $1 million theft from Shelter

Robert Riebold, 60, must also pay restitution. He was convicted of cashing checks made out to the company and its customers.

Battleship Missouri to leave dry dock this week

After undergoing work, the Mighty Mo returns to Pearl Harbor this week; the ship will celebrate the 66th anniversary of its launch at the end of the month.

Jefferson City to consider allowing tattoo parlors

Tattoo and body piercing establishments have been banned in the capital city since at least 1980. That could change.

Western Missouri man dies in weather-related crash

Snowy and icy conditions caused a car to go off the side of a road, killing its driver.

In love and war: marriage on Iraq's front lines

Although there are strict guidelines regarding fraternization, military couples deploying together to months, or years, spent apart.